5 Mindset Changes That Can Help You Transform Your Life

By Reniel


Last Updated: March 8, 2022

Why do some people seem to thrive, shine and bloom through life, while others find it difficult to succeed and reach new heights?

The reality is that what you think about yourself and what you’re capable of can play a big role in your life. 

Those who excel and succeed in turning their dreams into reality have something in common.

They had the right mindset.

Having said that, changing your mindset is everything and in this article, we'll share with you different mindset shift tips to transform and impact your life for the better. 



5 Small Ways to Shift Your Mindset Right Now

1. Change your I have to’s to I get to’s

Sometimes we tend to take things for granted.

For instance, we complain about the things that we “have to” do like we have to eat, take a shower, go to work or school, etc. Instead of doing that, change your perspective and be more grateful that you “get to” do those things. Because not everyone gets the chance to do those things. 

By applying this mindset change, you’re going to give a different energy and imply that you’re blessed and grateful instead of implying like you have no choice but to do those things. 


2. Change your fixed mindset into a growth mindset

Having a fixed mindset will not get you far in life.

This mindset makes you believe that things are not going to change, but stay as they are. If you believe you don’t have what it takes and that there’s nothing you can do to change something, you’re going to give up easily and not put in the work to improve certain areas in your life.

On the other hand, having a growth mindset means you’re ready to grow and evolve in order to reach your full potential and become the best version of yourself. 


3. Don’t get discouraged by failures

Max Planck once said, “If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.”

Simply put, it’s all about perspective. If you look at failures as a bad thing, it’ll discourage you from getting back up when you fall down. But if you look at it in a positive light, you’ll try again and learn from the experience. 

Always tell yourself and believe that YOU WILL because YOU CAN.  


4. Don’t play the victim game

Whenever you feel like things are crumbling and falling apart, it’s best not to play the victim game and blame others. Remind yourself that things are happening for you and not to you

It’s easy to complain and play the victim game when life doesn't turn out the way we'd hoped, planned or expected. But acting that way will not magically make things better.

Instead, tell yourself that things happen for a reason.

It’s not the end of the road for you if your relationship ended, you lost your job and experienced other unfortunate things. Things may not make sense, but one day you’ll look back and realize that certain things didn’t work out because something better was meant for you. 


5. Don’t wait for things to get better to be happy

“Don't wait for things to get better. Life will always be complicated. Learn to be happy right now, otherwise you'll run out of time.”  - Anonymous

Part of being human is having moments in life when we want more. We want to get to the next level and achieve something bigger, better and brighter. 

In life, you shouldn’t depend your happiness on something you don’t have yet. It’s better to acknowledge the good that you already have in your life and focus on being happy and living in the moment.

That way, you’re sending positive vibes out into the Universe and attract that same positivity right back to you.


Change Your Mindset, Change Your Life

If you want to change your life, change your mindset. These mindset changes are a way to start thinking about things differently. 

If your mindset is not in the right place, you cannot radically transform your reality. You can do this! 

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10 comments on “5 Mindset Changes That Can Help You Transform Your Life”

  1. It appears to me that many us do know what to do, but few do what they know.

    Now, this is a remind to many of us...

  2. Excellent article Reniel.
    This very growth mindset is my learning style. Im not THERE YET but will be because I can.

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